Nineteen applications for Manchester city FM licence
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Nineteen applications for Manchester city FM licence

Ofcom has received 19 applications for the new city-wide Manchester FM licence.

At closing date yesterday, the industry expected upto a dozen applications. However nearly 20 companies are battling it out for what could be the last Manchester FM licence for years.

The full list of applications are:

Adult Alternative & Speech
Alice 97.7 FM
Classic & Contemporary Rock

AllTalk FM (TWG)

The Arrow (Chrysalis)
Classic Rock

97.7 The City
Easy Listening & Speech

Citybeat 97.7 (CN)
Music & Speech for 45+

97.7 Fun FM (/GWR)

go-fm (AR-UK)
Rock & Soft Alternative

Kerrang! (EMAP)

Kismat Radio (Sunrise Radio)
Asian Talk

Manchester 97.7 FM (SRH)
Music & Speech

Masti Radio (Sunrise Yorkshire)
Asian & Other Ethnic

Saga Radio (Saga)
Melodic Hits & Speech for 50+

The Storm (GWR)

Time FM (LMC)

Unity Radio
House & Urban

Virgin Classic Rock (SMG)
Classic Rock

Xfm (Capital)

Young Asian Sound FM (Asian Sound Radio)
Music for Young Asians

Keep an eye on the applications list and news area for winner details, expected within three months.

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0 0 428 10 February, 2005 Industry News 7:28 am 20052 Thursday, February 10th, 2005

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